In the year between mid 2013 and mid-2014 world wealth increased by 8.3% (a rate of doubling every 8.5 years)
The growth added $20.1 trillion to global assets
Total global wealth (assets and income combined) is now $263 trillion comared to $117 trillion in 2000
The richest 1% own 48.2% of these global assets
The richest 10% own 87%
The poorest 50% own less than 1%
And the inequality among passengers of Spaceship Earth continues to accelerate.